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Joshua Stark Headshot
In his January budget proposal for fiscal year 2016-17, Governor Brown reintroduced his plan for addressing the state’s dwindling transportation revenues and its crumbling infrastructure. When it...
TransForm Board members celebrate the year at our 2015 Live Awards and Benefit. Photo: Michelle Terris
2015 was a big year for TransForm. After I returned from a three-month summer sabbatical, I was reminded of TransForm’s organizational strength, and how committed all of our staff members are to...
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Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
Bay Area communities seem to be changing at lightning speed – and consensus on what these changes mean and whether they are good is nearly impossible to reach. It's no small feat to set goals for...
This week, TransForm is sprinting to the finish line. Starting Monday, we shared one story a day (via email) from the incredible people who have become a part of our work to create a better...
Bianca Taylor Headshot
As the Bay Area’s largest city and a booming tech hub, San Jose is no stranger to the pressures of rising rents, gridlock traffic, and pollution. That’s why it’s so exciting that the city will...
Last Thursday I presented at a Caltrans conference in Los Angeles. On my Southwest flight home, I grabbed a second-row window to Governor Jerry Brown.  I thanked him for his...
Photo credit: Richard Bendix
It’s a wonderful feeling to roll my wheelchair out of an afternoon concert with the San Francisco Symphony knowing accessible rail transit is only blocks away. The Bay Area pioneered disabled...
Photo Credit Joel Aguiar
I won’t mince words – Oakland is in a housing affordability crisis of epic proportions. And with some of the highest rents in the country and Uber’s impending arrival, tensions around Oakland’s...
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Shannon Tracey Headshot
“City sidewalks, busy sidewalks, dressed in holiday style…” One of the benefits of living in a thriving urban area is the incredible rich calendar of events that beckon us at the holidays. The...
In the United States, we have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Tomorrow, we have #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to giving back. #GivingTuesday comes on the heels of the two...


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